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|The True Lovers Knot and Tarrant Keyneston|
|Author: HallandWoodhouse, Published: 16 Apr 2013||Walk Rating:|
|A 3.5 mile circular pub walk from The True Lovers Knot in Tarrant Keyneston. A lovely undulating walk through the Tarrant valley over open fields and grassy paths, skirting Ashley Wood and its famous golf club. Delightful views and pretty good under foot, a great country walk. |
The walk has several slopes plus a number of gates and stiles. The route follows a mixture of field paths and grass tracks some of which can be muddy after wet weather. Approximate time 70 to 90 minutes.
The walk starts and finishes at The True Lovers Knot pub on Wimborne Road (B3082) in Tarrant Keyneston, near Blandford in Dorset. Approximate post code DT11 9JG.
|Start to Bridleway|
Start point: 50.8412 lat, -2.0975 long
From the True Lovers Knot car park, turn left along the lane, passing Preston Farm on the right after 400 yards. 200 yards on, pass Tarrant ford to right and turn left on to path at the bridleway sign to Buzbury Rings.
|Bridleway to Wimborne Road|
Start point: 50.8468 lat, -2.0925 long
The path is a gentle, steady climb and can be a little damp in places with patches of nettles. After 500 yards, the path bends left and there are good open views to right. The grassy track, turns right after 80 metres. Continue ahead with Ashley Wood to the left and open fields to the right.
|Wimborne Road to Stile|
Start point: 50.8464 lat, -2.1123 long
Walk to right of the metal gate, cross the road and through metal gate opposite, continuing downhill with hedge tight to your left. After 500 yards, the hedge bends round to the left, cross the stile bear left and follow left edge of field past 2 yew trees.
|Stile to End|
Start point: 50.8366 lat, -2.1074 long
At this point you can choose to make a small detour - go ahead down to the road and visit All Saints church (see photo) on the right, then retrace your steps to this stile.
Text and images for this walk are Copyright © 2013 by the author hallandwoodhouse and may not be reproduced without permission.
Good pub food
|By SilasC on 06 Feb 2018|
Distances between points underestimated.
|By hopefulagnos on 29 Jun 2017|
The information in this guide has been provided in good faith and is intended only as a guide, not a statement of fact. You are advised to check the accuracy of the information provided and should not use this guide for navigational directions nor should you rely on the accuracy of the weather forecast. You are advised to take appropriate clothing, footwear, equipment and navigational materials with you according to the current and possible weather and nature of the terrain. Always follow the country code and follow any additional warnings or instructions that may be available. Some walks may be very strenuous and you are advised to seek medical advice if you have any doubts as to your capability to complete the walk.
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|Image by: Sussex Walker |
Uploaded: 05 Jun 2017
|Image by: Sussex Walker |
Uploaded: 05 Jun 2017
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